Staff

UJW Winter/Spring 2017

Student Journalists

Heleena Assefa – American International School, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Caitlin Ballard – Benjamin Banneker High School, Washington, DC
Madison Brown – Elizabeth Seton High School, Bladensburg, MD
Damon Countee – Frederick Douglas High School, Upper Marlboro, MD
Courtney Diggs – Charles Herbert Flowers High School, Upper Marlboro, MD
Essence Epperson – Frederick Douglas High School, Upper Marlboro, MD
Lauryn Mallard – Benjamin Banneker High School, Washington, DC
Tiara Oldfield – Montgomery Blair High School, Silver Spring, MD
Miles Peterson – Benjamin Banneker High School, Washington, DC
Sierra Turner – National Cathedral School, Washington, DC
Noah Whitaker – Bhshop McNamara, District Heights, MD
Mentors/Instructors

Kimberly Adams, Marketplace senior reporter

Juliet Beverly,

Fateema Blackwell, National Endowment for the Arts Audio Visual Specialist

Susan Carter, USDA

William J. Ford, Washington Informer staff writer

Kirk Jackson, music blogger/University of the District of Columbia

Korie Rose,

*Athelia Knight,  co-founder, Washington Post, ret.

Michael Spikes, Stony Brook University

Donna Walker, Freelance TV Journalist

Trina Williams, NPR News

 

*denotes co-founder of Urban Journalism Workshop